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Chinese Job-Assistant Finance Manager

  • £55,000 - £60,000 (depending on experience) + bonus + benefits
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref: 19518

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Your New Job Title: Mandarin Chinese speaking Assistant Finance Manager

The Skills You'll Need: Fully qualified in ACCA, ACA or CIMA. Familiar with SAP accounting system.

Your New Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 (depending on experience) + bonus + benefits

Location: Central London

Job status:  Permanent


What You'll be Doing Each Day:


Financial reporting:

  • Perform finance vs risk P&L reconciliation, analyse the difference.

  • Deal with complex transaction SAP posting and accounting treatment, and assist finance manager to review junior staffs' work, including day-to-day booking keeping for trading and supply business, billing invoices, inventory, ensure accurate accounting records are maintained in the system in accordance with UK statutory reporting requirements, compliance with corporate policies / procedures and prevailing accounting standards.

  • Perform month-end closing process and reconciliation work.

  • Maintain financial reporting process, prepare monthly management reports and analysis, prepare other ad-hoc financial information and reports when required.


Treasury management

  • Assist with treasury management, monitor outgoing and incoming movements in funds on a daily basis; analysing & reporting daily, weekly & monthly on cash flow.

  • Assist the Finance Manager, as required, on the company’s trade finance matter


Budgeting process

  • Assist finance manager to coordinate and prepare company budgets and forecasts, reporting of the monthly rolling forecasts and associated variance analysis to headquarter.



  • Liaising with external consultants on periodic tax, audit and regulatory queries. Assist with preparing the documents for VAT returns in European countries.


The Skills You'll Need to Succeed:


  • Fluent in Mandarin and English

  • Fully qualified in ACCA, ACA or CIMA.

  • Familiar with SAP accounting system




  • Risk control experience for energy trading business

  • Trade finance experience.

  • Knowledge of UK/European tax compliance reporting


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